With the unveiling of the logo of Bengaluru GAFX, the government of Karnataka formally announced that India’s largest animation, games and visual effects conference namely the Bengaluru GAFX Conference 2017 will be held from 12 to 14 May at Hotel Lalit Ashok, Bengaluru.
Honorable Minister of Karnataka for IT & Tourism, Priyank Kharge and core members of Association of Bangalore Animation Industry (ABAI) were present at the gathering.
Bengaluru GAFX Conference was earlier known as ABAI Fest & Summit. ABAI is working with Government of Karnataka to organise the event.
ABAI has one of its kind formats comprising of workshops, master classes, talks, presentations, screenings of best content from all over the world, live marathon duration artistic competitions as well as technical hackathons, VR demo and experience zones, education symposium, and job and career fair.
The power packed line-up of speakers will include global subject matter experts in areas of story, production design, cinematography, character animation, game engine, physics and mathematics.
It will also include leaders of top global studios / production houses including Pixar Animation Studios, Walt Disney Animation Studios, DreamWorks Animation, Double Negative, The Third Floor, MPC, Ubisoft and many more.
The talks and screenings will feature the best projects across all formats including VR and 360 films.